Dr Alan R. Ellis

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Assistant Professor

  • Email: arellis@ncsu.edu
  • Phone: 919-515-9303
  • Address:
    1911 Bldg 224C, Box 7639
    NCSU Campus
    Raleigh, NC 27695

Biography

Durham native Alan Ellis came to NC State in July 2014 after 17 years at UNC-Chapel Hill, which he spent in various research capacities, including 11 years as a research associate at the Cecil G. Sheps Center for Health Services Research. In addition to research, Ellis enjoys writing and teaching.

Teaching and Research Interests

Research: mental health promotion, child well-being, methods for comparative effectiveness research, teaching and learning

Teaching: Evaluation of social work practice, social justice

Education

  • PhD in Social Work from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2012
  • MSW in Social Work from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1996
  • BA in Computer Science and Spanish from Dartmouth College, 1990